Since 1994 Alex started an close collaboration with the contemporary music ensemble “Ictus” in Brussels, becoming a member of the ensemble in 1999. During these years up until today Alex has been involved in nearly all amplified concerts, CD publications and creations of Ictus with among others Georges Aperghis, Thierry De Mey, Philippe Manoury, Magnus Lindberg, Jonathan Harvey, Javier Alvarez, Steve Reich and Fausto Romitelli.
The Ictus Timeline (still under construction)

Alex Fostier

Sound & digits

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ICTUS | FAFCHAMPS | LATCHOUMIA | MARTINEZ | OCTORS

Ballet Mécanique with mechanized propellers and bells
conceived and realized by LOGOS Foundation.

George Antheil Ballet Mécanique (1924) voor 2 piano’s, 3 xyloons, 4 bass-drums, tuigvliegpropellers, elektrische bellen en sirene’s
New motorized version developed by Stichting Logos, Ghent

Mark Applebaum Aphasia (2010) voor zanger en tape door Ruben Martinez-Orio (9’)

George Antheil Jazz Sonata (1922) door Wilhelm Latchoumia (1:40)

Henry Cowell Medley of short pieces door Wilhelm Latchoumia en Jean-Luc Fafchamps

als installatie
György Ligeti Poème Symphonique’ (1962) voor honderd metronomen

Jean-Luc Fafchamps, Wilhem Latchoumia : pianos
Ruben Martinez Orio : solo percussion
Georges-Elie Octors : conductor Read More...

LIESA VAN DER AA / TOM PAUWELS_SOIRÉE D’OUVERTURE

La muse en circuit, Paris (FR)Christopher Trapani, Wayfaring Stranger et Freight Train pour voix, violon, guitare électrique et pédales d’effets.Larry Polansky, Sweet Betsy from Pike, Eskimo Song, Dismission of Great I pour voix et la guitare à résonateur Lou Harrison National à intonation juste.James Tenney Harmonium #1 (dédié à Lou Harrison) pour guitare

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LIESA VAN DER AA & TOM PAUWELS

Opéra de Lille, Lille (FR)Larry Polansky : Sweet Betsy from Pike,

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LIESA VAN DER AA & TOM PAUWELS

Opéra de Lille, Lille (FR)Larry Polansky : Sweet Betsy from Pike,

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Shelter - Michael Gordon

Bijloke, Gent (BE) Shelter (coproduction Manama/G.A.M.E., Ictus, Spectra) - concert

Timber in Berlin

Brussels (BE)

TIMBER IN BERLIN (MICHAEL GORDON)
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Liquid Room

Berlin (de)

Berliner Festspiele,
Michael Gordon Timber (excerpt)
Peter Ablinger TIM song
Marko Ciciliani Black Horizon
Bernhard Gander 2Bad
Michael Beil SWAP
Pierluigi Billone Mani.Mono
François Sarhan Homework II
Eliane Radigue Σ=a=b=a+b’
Cédric Dambrain Duet performance (with Gerrit Nulens)
Manon de Boer & George van Dam Sequenza
Enno Poppe Rad
Bernhard Gander Schöne worte
Stefan Prins, Fremdkörper#1
Kaj Duncan David, Sound and Vision
Eva Reiter Stalkers Resolution
Jürg Frey 2nd String Quartet
Clara Iannotta Limun

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Weird Instruments

Brussels (BE)

Weird Instruments: Timber/Gordon, Mani Mano/Billone, Funerali/Lanza, Appelbaum/Aphasia - concert - Brussels (BE) IMGP0879

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Stockholm (SE)
Choreography: Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, music: Gérard Grisey

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Stockholm (SE)
Choreography: Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, music: Gérard Grisey

What the body does not remember

London (UK)

choreography: Wim Vandekeybus, music: Thierry De Mey and Peter Vermeersch

What the body does not remember

London (UK)

choreography: Wim Vandekeybus, music: Thierry De Mey and Peter Vermeersch

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Orleans (FR)
Choreography: Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, music: Gérard Grisey

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Orleans (FR)
Choreography: Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, music: Gérard Grisey

What the body does not remember

Heist op den Berg (BE)

choreography: Wim Vandekeybus, music: Thierry De Mey and Peter Vermeersch